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    I suffer with hayfever every year, in particular very itchy eyes and a blocked nose. I take antihistamines but they don't seem to be strong enough (taking one tablet a day) and also eyedrops but my eyes are still extremely itchy and start to swell. Can I increase the antihistamine dosage to 2 a day? Thanks.





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    what antihistamines do you take? I used to take one type and i've found over the past few years they dont seem to have the same effect anymore :( i've changed my antihistamines and I also use eye drops for the itchy/sore eyes and a nasal spray to help with my nose. I take them every morning before my symptoms start and I find they work better together. Still dont stop it completely but they help a lot!

    For the last four years ive had a white gooey stringy substance coming out of my eyes and my eyes are always bloodshot and sometimes swollen. Ive been to a doctor about it and she said she didnt know what it was so she pretty much told me to go away. But recently the problem has been getting worse. I was on holiday and around the 7th day my eyes started producing this substance, and my eyes became extremly irratated. I tried to use my finger to remove the gooey from my eyes but when I got it out of one eye more would be in the other, my eyes became completely red and the pain was unbearable and I was crying. Then my friend told me that a girl had been on this show with similar symptoms, but I cant find anyrthing about it on here. Im really worried incase I really damage my eyes im quite scared. Im going to the doctors as soon as possible to see if they will help me, but does anyone else have any idea what it could be? Please help!





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    Hi Im not sure if anyone has answered this but you should go to your gp and if they ignore you then go to another one because it may be nothing but at the same time it could be something. As there are many problems that can occur with one's eye's its best to follow it up. Not worth going blind now is it!

    I'm 14 (so I'm guessing its a bit of an unusual age to get very watery eyes) but my eyes water with the slightest of wind, sunlight, when I lie on my side and even when applying moisturiser or face make up. But I think there's something wrong with my eyes, the shape of them are perfectly normal but I seem to have just a pink/red gap between my actual eyeball and the outer edge of my eye, like the opposite side to my tear duct, could this be why my eyes are so watery, if so is there anything I can do about it?





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    Hi!! I don't know you and I don't know what's wrong either but I'm fourteen and I have the exact same thing!! I don't know anyone else who has it and its killing me because there's nothing online about it. Your not alone, my eyes water like that too.

    I am also 14, and I have exactly the same problem, my eyes have been watering since about last year. my eyes water all the time in all conditions even inside, when I'm at school I usually just use tissue to wipe away the water but it gets so annoying and gets in the way. I've been to the doctors and they have me eye drops that didnt help at all, they said it was because I wear make up but they water even when I don't. I went to the opticians and he told me that I don't blink all the way, I was very surprised as I thought I did, and I think I still do now, I hope it's just a thing that will pass over time.

    I have always had watery eyes, I'm 17 now and still do.... They mainly water when; I look at other eyes, think about eyes, confrontation with people and just randomly sometimes :( Why???





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    Hi im 39 years of age i have bagus under my eyes there always puffy looking and would like to know if there is anyway i could get rid of them or even reduce them thanks

    Hi I'm suffering with block/runny nose, itchy throat, itchy Eyes, itchy ears, bad headache, struggle to sleep at night because my nose is constantly blocked and I notice these symptoms when the black mold in my home started nearly 8 years ago I've been doctors so many times and they give giving me medication for allergy but nothing works as these symptoms are nothing to do with allergy. Please help me as my symptoms are getting worst and I'm really worried ird going to be too late before the doctors and housing listen to me.





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    Hi, I recently had squint surgery done and I've noticed that my eye only looked straight on the day the surgery was done. Every time after that, especially after I've been on the computer for a while and straining my eyes, I notice my squint is still very obvious. But the doctor says she is quite happy with my alignment. Is it possible that somehow i am the only one who sees my eyes as being unaligned when I look in the mirror? I've also been taking pictures regularly and occasionally, my eyes look perfectly aligned and on other occasions,it looks horrible.Is it common for the eyes to drift back to its original position while its healing? Btw, It's almost a month since I had my surgery done.





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    My eyes water, plus i have sagging eyes, but i am only 13, it makes me look ugly and i really don't like it, how do i get rid of the sagging eyes and make myself look generally happier?





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    my dad got punched in the eye and now can only see bright lights whats happend?

    my opticion says ive got wax in my eye glands and my eyes keep watering all the time wot can i do to stop them from watering. thankyou.

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    I am 23 and have been having trouble with the skin around my eyes for about 2 months now. It started with the skin in the corner of my right eye becoming quite red and sore, this has now spread to my other eye with the corner of both eyes being red and very dry along with the tops of my eyelids starting to get sore too. I haven't been wearing any makeup around my eyes for a while now this has started, I have been to the doctors and he suggested it was the soap i use (i dont use soap on my face) or the products i have used, but I have used the same brands for years now so i'm unsure if it is these things! He has given me a large bottle of cream called Diprobase and I have been applying this on my eyes to keep them moisturised but the redness and dryness still doesnt clear if I dont apply the cream throughout the day. I have also been to a herbalist and tried some pure aloe gel- but most products aren't for use so close into the corner of the eye so I am really struggling for something to calm them down and get back to a normal so i can go back to wearing make up again! I have also had a problem with the skin around my nose and have been on about 3 different steroid creams (red raised lumps that weep and become very itchy!) this escallates sometimes if it moves up into my nose and causes a nasty skin infection- at the moment this is under control and I am trying to stop using these creams because I have used them for around 7 months now. both skin conditions really have been effecting my mood and sometimes missing work and getting upset- i can cope with a sore nose but constantly sore eyes is really effecting how i feel now- is there anything else i can try? thanks, Erica





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    Hi my name is mathew and I have a really embarrassing problem with my eyes, the whites of my eyes go really red all the time they look like the devils eyes I have been to various eye specialists an they only seem to put it down to hayfever an give me medication for that but it never works. So can you please help me and give me a proper diagnosis and help me with my embarrassing illness. Thanks.





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    Haha but because I am young all people seem to fink is drugs!! I dont take them an havent in all my life, it really gets me down an depressed an feel like I cant look at anyone in the face :-(

    Hi i am 61 years of age and i often get what i call red eye. It does look like i have a devils eye. When people ask me what have i done, i tell them i have been looking through key holes, and pass it off with a lough.

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    I caught a virus in my eyes about eight years ago and was left with no tears at all. I have had my tear ducts sealed shut. I use hypromelose drops which help a little and was prescribed Viscotears which I find too sticky. Has there been any developments in this area with regards to a cure? My eyes produce a white substance which is very embarassing and also my eyes are very uncomfortable all the time as they are dry. Have you any ideas or should I go back again to my doctors who don't seem to be able to help. Thank you.





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    hi ive been having watery eyes for a few weeks now. Started one morning my eyes were red and itchy (both eyes), i was told i had pink eye. two days later I went to the doctors they said it was pink eye so they gave me "erythromycin ophthalmic ointment." It went away about 5 to 6 days later but my eyes are still watering. Its been 4 weeks total. Every morning i wake up with some crust around my eye lids (not as much as before) but enough you can see and feel. Sometime people ask me if im high because my eyes are red. When they start to get itchy i rub them and they quickly get irritated swollen. I use eye drops everyday it helps a little, i just would like the watering to go away, what could this be? How can this go away?





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    I think you have blepharitis, an inflammation of the upper or lower eye lid. You can treat this.

    Hi i'm 19 and I think I may be alergic to something like my family's rabbit but not sure. I've been staying round for about 6 weeks and about a month ago my eyes were itchy and started getting swolen on the eye lids and then dry skin under my eyes and now it's much worse and extremely painful and red round both my eyes, it stings constantly and i can't open my eyes properly because the skin is so raw and dry, i'm having to where sunglasses because how awful it looks. My lips are also dry and sore and itchy but not red or swolen, this also developed the same time as my eyes. I don't have a local doctor and am quite embarrased to show anyone, I was wondering what type of cream or medication I should use or what medical problem these symptoms may be describing. I'll be very greatful for your advise.





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    Hi I have the exsact same problem its the eyes the swell up to the point I cant see and they burn like hell then go dry and scaley I cant wear make up because it is agonising but it seems as though it only comes in the winter im not at the point where I walked into my boyfriends house and my eye just swell up its very upsetting iv went to the doctors numerous times and took a picture but no help is offered not even a basic skin test I know how u feel whenever it happens I cant help but cry I looked into private treatment.and test but its extremly expensive I just want help because its painful and I can imagin yours is too its life ruining no one deserves to walk around with a burning face and eyes.

    I would strongly suggest a lid scrub. They sell lid scrubbing pads at places like Walmart and Walgreens. I used to and sometimes still get styes a lot. I'd get mucus in my eyes, stringy things, little zit like puss bubbles on my lids, they'd be dry or watery and itchy and red and bloodshot. What I did was, always wash my hands. In the morning after I wake up and at night before I go to sleep, I would wash my face, then my hands, and then I would splash water on my eyes, use a lid scrubber, close my eyes and scrub it, and then rinse it off and towel dab them. After a few months, my eyes felt better and they stopped hurting. To prevent infection- if your eyes burn, either microwave or semi-boil water til it's pretty warm. Soak a rag in the water, wring it out, then either lightly dab your eyes with it or lay you head back, close your eyes, and lay the cloth upon your eyes.

    hi...i get pain in my eyes most of the time...am short sighted and only use glasses at home ...am in my 30's..male..i had nice looking eyes but now there are like holes around my eyes...eyes sunk..and my cheeks bones appear underneath my eyes as my eyes sinks...my eyes was never like that...please help...am going blind hehehe...i know its not funny..but why these by holes underneath my eyes...what happened to that piece of meat all the way from my cheeks to my eyes?





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    HI THERE,I,M REPLYING ABOUT OUR CONDITION BLEPHAROSPASM,AND TO ALL THE OTHER SUFFERS. I HAVE HAD THIS CONDITION FOR EXACTLY TWELVE MONTHS,I HAVE WRITTEN ON HERE ABOUT IT AT THE BEGINNING, NOW I AM DRIVING AGAIN AND DROVE TO MY BOTOX APPOINTMENT FOR THE FIRST TIME TWO WEEKS AGO, LUCKILY BOTOX HAS WORKED FOR ME, AND IT HAS GIVEN ME BACK MY LIFE,HOPEFULLY IT WILL KEEP ON WORKING,WE WILL HAVE TO SEE.I LIVE LIFE TO THE FULL AND TRY TO TALK AND LAUGH ABOUT IT AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE AS IT IS HARDLY HEARD OF I FIND, I ASKED AT MY LOCAL HOSPITAL WHY THERE ARE NO BOOKLETS OR NO FLYERS ABOUT OUR CONDITION AND THE LADY SAID THAT AS THE CONDITION IS RARE THEY CANT REALLY AFFORD TO DO IT,MONEY I GUESS, PLEASE TRY AND STAY POSITIVE, I,M SURE THINGS WILL GET BETTER IN TIME AND THE MORE IT IS TALKED ABOUT THE MORE FUNDING THIS CONDITION MAY GET,AS FOR THE SIDE EFFECTS,WELL I WAS SO DESPERATE AND AFRAID,I NEVER GAVE OR GIVE THEM A THOUGHT AS BLINDNESS WAS TOO SCARY!I STILL HAVE LITTLE TICS NOW AND AGAIN, FROZEN EYES AND A DROOPY EYELID BUT AT LEAST I CAN KEEP MY EYES OPEN.

    i have had a huge problem with my eye for over a year now. i have been given eye drops which sting my eyes and take allergy tablets but they do not work. my eyes often swell up one at a time and feel like they are itchy and burning. when they swell i seem to get clear stringy goo in the effected eye. i then have to try and get this goo out of my eye. this stops it from swelling. if i dont my eye will be swollen for afew hours. my eyes do not swell everyday but they seem to have that stringy goo in them all the time, therefore my eyes are constantly irritated. please someone help me and tell me what it could be. thankyou





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    The SAME thing happens to me too! Sorry. But Rinse it out with saltwater, dry it, and then apply aloe vera gel on the irritated parts. Magic!!!!

    I am a 33yr old male i carnt leave my eyes alone i wake up in a morning my eyes are stuck together, i keep peeling a layer of my eyes every minute of the day if i dont peel it feels like grit and itchy all the time it goes red alot. I have had medical help but nothing as helped am am so worried incase i lose my eye sight i have suffered for 2 years please could you help i dont know what to do.





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    Feeling like there is grit and itchy and stuck together, even sensitivity to light are all symptoms to chronic dry eye. I know I have it and I use over the counter drops and prescription drops restasis and I has my Opthamologist place plugs in my tear ducts in each eye so I keep all my tears and moisture. Please get it checked, Medication if you take any can cause dry eyes. Good luck.

    i HAVE A TINY CLEAR SPOT ON THE WHITE OF MY EYE WHICH I AM AWARE OF ALL THE TIME AND MY EYES WATER QUITE A BIT. i DO SUFFER FROM ITCHY EYES AND HAYFEVER





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    My eyes are constantly sore, they just randomly start watering, and at night they water a lot and then my eyes become itchy, I think it might be my contact lenses, or that ive had conjunctivitis before and its probably fighting it, im not sure





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    We found out my son has threadworms, the whole family has been treated. But I have heard that they can spread to you eyes. My eyes are very itchy and gooey and I fear it's threadworms!





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    hi ,my problem started 5 years ago and as im only 35 its getting me down , my eyes are red all the time you would think i was crying all day but they dont water as such ,that only happens when i go shopping in a town center or lying down on the sofa watching tv , but what gets me most is how the skin around my eyelids peel and flakes into my eyelash , it looks like i have dandruff on my eyes and it can get very itchy





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    i have very dry skin on my eyelids and the skin around my eyes. its really itchy, red and flakey. ive been to the docs and have tryed all kinds of medication. it clears up but then comes back when the course is over. i also get lumps on my eyes( where you would put eyeliner on) and when i blink its very painfull. please help its driving me crazy!!!





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    I have suffered from keratoconus for over 27 years of my life and have tried a substantial amount of different strategies and medication to solve the problem I have had four operations and now I suffer from sore and itchy eyes, my eyes are enflamed and have a mucus discharge regularly most of the day, have you any advice or medical treatment which could stop this.





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    same thing is happening with my eyes even if when fan runs on the slow mode still my eyes water a lot. I checked my eyes several times but doctor says i dont have eye problem its just pressure on the eye. but i feels bad that i have to put my hanky again and again on my eyes. please tell me the solution.

    I had cosmetic surgery on my eyes last march,this had healed but i now have runny eyes this makes my eyes so sore and people think i am crying all the time which is embaresing and frustrating.Sometimes when i drive i cannot see properly as i have to constantly wiping my eyes.





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    Hi I had watery eyeas and when I was 7 years old I had an operation on my eyes I was told I had blocked tearducts so I had to have thin clear tubes put in both my eyes maybe you should get you eyes checked out. My eyes are great now they don't water as much as they used to, I used to get bullied in school because it looked like I was crying but now I don't :)) x

    Right, I don't know if I'm in the right category here but lately my eyes have been hurting severely, their really itchy, stinging, sore, blood shot and in the corner of my eyes I generally have to remove this white stringy substance, I'm a 17year old male and a beginning to worry as I'm learning to drive and I'm working in the kitchen, so if it's something major basically I'm screwed... Help someone? :(





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    Do you have an eye doctor? I told mine about this same problem, i have it since I was 15 (25 now) SHe prescribed an eye-drop called Elesat (link below) I've been using it for about 7 years now, everyday. I still get the strings maybe twice a month if I've around an arresgive allergen, but the drops break them up nicely. Don't rub your eyes it makes the eye produce more the strains and can stracth a lens!! http://www.allergan.com/products/eye_care/elestat.htm

    I get this, I'm 15, it could be dust allergies, I had some tablets for it and it helped it, you should ask your doctor about it

    I can totally relate! I am 15 years old and have suffered with watering eyes for around 18 months. I use to love wearing eye liner and other eye make up and I can't wear any of it, I feel like it has ruined my life and do get quite depressed about it. My self confidence has fallen dramatically. Been to the doctors repeated times and they blame it on hayfever, yet my eyes water all year round! It is ridiculous. And definitely effects my school work, sometimes my eyes water so much I can't see or if not I'm distracted in lesson cos I'm constanstly wiping my eyes. In the winter I tend to get red marks all around my eyes and my eyes can swell up, it can be very painful. :( Wouldn't wish it on anyone.

    iv think iv had this prob for about ten years im 27 years old and have allway fort i was just a bit weared. my symptoms is itchy eyes swolen eye about every mouth they look like my is popping out and i clear my eyes out about 4 to 20 times a day i do suffer with hayfever and dust. the biggist thing for me is i have just had a simple eye test and now i need glasses that was 6 mouths ago and now i think i need a stronger lens could this mean im at the begings of caterats sorry about my spelling and thank you





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    hi iam 22 year old i have had two ops on my eyes and there still very squint i went to glasgow royal when i was 17 and they told me i use my two eyes as two eyes as where most peope use there two eyes as one and for that reason they told me if the did the op i would be left with double vision and they can only fix it by blinding me off in one eye which i thought was'nt worth it. i just want to know iam i the only person in the world that can't be fixed what is wrong with me can someone please email back and tell me if there is anything else i can do.





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    I see the same way as you, with 2 eyes separately rather than working together! I had 4 surgeries when I was younger and still have issues. Although I'm lucky and it's not really noticeable, my eyes still cross from time to time. I've also been wearing glasses since I was a baby. I can't imagine not wearing them. You are not the only 1! 😊😊😊

    Hi It seems there is no medical cure to our disorder, but after bearing all the insults and comments I did some excercises and practices on my own and though now I can control my eyes to make them look normal in front of people its very much exhausting. Its been 4 yrs since I am doing this and though people dont remember me being a squint holding your eyes together and faking normality is too exhausting. but glad to see there are people like me, fighting similar battles of life :(.

    I'm 35 and find my watery eyes very frustrating. Mainly get it when laughing, I do a lot of laughing! Eyes are sometimes quite saw though I'm in front of the computer all day. Thinking back to school days I do remember my eyes looking very red, when I say eyes, the start of the lids where the hair folicals start. Would love to be able to do something to prevent this happening





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